Sudan Participates in 13th Meeting of Combating Desertification in China
19 Sept 2017 - Sudan has participated in the meeting number thirteen of the party countries of the treaty of combating desertification which was held on 11 and 12 of the
current month of September at the city of Erdos in China
The Minister of Agriculture and forestry Dr. Abdulatif Al-Igeimi who headed Sudan's delegation to the meeting said in a press statement that the meeting has discussed issues of desertification in member countries , the joint programs and projects for contributing in elimination of desertification praising the role of the organizations and agencies operating in the field of desertification combating.
Al-Igeimi noted that Sudan's participation comes out of Sudan's importance as an agricultural country in which some areas are suffering from desert creep calling for designing programs at the national level to curb this phenomenon.